Rails Girls Cluj-Napoca 20-21 October 2017

Hello girl!

Rails Girls comes to Cluj-Napoca! During the free two-day workshop we'll dive into the magical world of Ruby on Rails.

Applications are closed now, but we will open them 3 weeks prior to the event. Stay tuned on our Facebook and Twitter channels for more news!

You learn designing, prototyping and coding with the help from our coaches.

You need your own laptop, curiosity and a sprinkle of imagination!

Want to help? We are looking for Rails coaches. Email us.

Friday, 20th October

19.00 - 20.00

Installation party

Get to know the attendees a little bit before hand. Bring your laptop if you can, so we can install Ruby on Rails for you.

Saturday, 21st October

9:00 - 9:30

Registration, coffee and installation fest

During the morning we'll get to know each other a little bit and we'll install Ruby on Rails on your computer(if not already installed).
09:30 - 09:35


Outline of the day & word from organizers.
9:35 - 9:45

Basics of Programming

Coaches will talk about the basics of web programming.
09:45 - 12:45


Jumpstart your first web application.
12:45 - 13:00

Basics of Ruby on Rails

Coaches will talk about the basics of Ruby and Ruby on Rails.
13:00 - 14:00


14:00 - 14:05

Group photos

14:05 - 14:30

Troubleshooting Techniques

Coaches will present some smart techniques to try when troubleshooting and how to solve common problems you may encounter while programming.
14:30 - 16:30


Extend your application.
16:30 - 16:45


Recap of what we've learned and how it all fits together.
16:45 - 17:15

Lightning talks

Discussion on how to keep in touch and continue with programming.
17:15 - 17:30

Feedback from girls and coaches


Applications close: October, 10th
Acceptances inform: October, 12th

Coratim Building (3rd Floor)
3-5, Câmpul Pâinii Street


Want to help? We're looking for sponsors for this non-profit event! Email us.

Rails Girls Cluj is co-organized with our awesome partners:


How much does the workshop cost? Nothing, it's free! You just need to be excited!

Who is this aimed for? Women of any age with basic knowledge of working with a computer. We’ve had people of all ages taking part. Most of the speeches are given in Romanian, but small group work can be done in English if needed. Please bring your laptop.

Can men attend? Yes, but you need to be accompanied by an interested lady. Also, girls are given a priority.

Cluj-Napoca team

Iulia Șincai organizer Alina Șipoș organizer Oana Șipoș organizer Segmente Organization organizer Tudor Pavel coach Florin Ionce coach Cristian Bordei coach Iulia Cornea coach Iulia Ungur coach Anca Sârbu coach Alexandra Perșea coach Raul Pristopan coach Tassos Natsakis coach Ovidiu Coța coach Mariusz Siklodi coach